Fearless Great-Grandma Celebrates 100th Birthday by Skydiving and Swimming with Sharks

Zaslow, Alexandra
March 2015
People.com;3/18/2015, pN.PAG
"An experience of a lifetime at the end of my life," Haywood said


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